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by familyof3
Mon May 07, 2012 11:02 pm
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Singapore - MFW Lesson Plans & other teacher helps
Replies: 60
Views: 25385

Re: Singapore w/o the Home Instructor's guide

I put way too much pressure on my son the year I decided to get the HIG. It wasn't until the end of the year that I realized my high expectations came from the HIG, and not at all from the textbook or workbook. I promised myself I would never buy them again! :)

Angie
by familyof3
Wed May 02, 2012 12:43 pm
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Singapore - Concerns about teaching
Replies: 38
Views: 11793

Re: Singapore question

Crystal - I just saw the practice books on Amazon this morning! :) I think that might be the perfect solution! I also saw that they listed 4A as being "Grade 5", so even though I have always known that the levels are not supposed to be necessarily associated with a specific grade, it did remind me t...
by familyof3
Wed May 02, 2012 11:17 am
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Singapore - Concerns about teaching
Replies: 38
Views: 11793

Re: Singapore question

Thanks for sharing your thoughts Julie! I agree that "drill" written in on the ECC grid was a wonderful reminder!
by familyof3
Wed May 02, 2012 7:14 am
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Singapore - Concerns about teaching
Replies: 38
Views: 11793

Re: Singapore question

Crystal - I would definitely be interested in looking at the links if you know of a few good ones! Thank you! I realize that the everyday drill work with Singapore is our responsibility. I've been making basic drill worksheets (along with flashcard-type activities) throughout our years with Singapor...